Mary Malakellis, Erin Hoare, Andrew Sanigorski, Nicholas Crooks, Steven Allender, Melanie Nichols, Boyd Swinburn, Cal Chikwendu, Paul M. Kelly, Solveig Petersen and Lynne Millar (Australia) - Research Article
843. School-based systems change for obesity prevention in adolescents: outcomes of the Australian Capital Territory ‘It’s Your Move!’
Find out how systems change was used in the design of this Australian study for obesity prevention in adolescents.
Ana Paola Rios (Colombia) - Guideline
726. Salud y Bienestar al ritmo de las comunidades. Experiencias inspiradoras en América Latina El Sedentarismo se combate con ritmo
Al aprovechar parques, plazas, playas, calles, alamedas, escenarios deportivos, centros comunitarios, centros comerciales y estacionamientos, son fáciles de implementar, tiene bajos costos y se pueden ofrecer de manera regular.
William E. Kraus, Vera Bittner, Lawrence Appel, Steven N. Blair, Timothy Church, Jean-Pierre Després, Barry A. Franklin, Todd D. Miller, Russell R. Pate, Ruth E. Taylor-Piliae, Dorothea K. Vafiadis, Laurie Whitsel; on behalf of the American Heart Association Physical Activity Committee of the Council on Lifestyle and Metabolic Health, Council on Clinical Cardiology, Council on Hypertension, and Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing (United States) - Research Article
724. The National Physical Activity Plan: A Call to Action From the American Heart Association
Take a look at the AHS's perspective on the U.S National Physical Activity Plan.
Kylie Ball, Alison Carver, Katherine Downing, Michelle Jackson, and Kerryn O'Rourke (Australia) - Research Article
709. Addressing the social determinants of inequities in physical activity and sedentary behaviours
Take a look at this new review about how social determinants relate to physical activity.
Jackson P. Sekhobo, Lynn S. Edmunds, Karen Dalenius, Jan Jernigan, Christopher F. Davis, Mark Giddings, Catherine Lesesne, Laura Kettel Khan (United States) - Research Article
697. Neighborhood Disparities in Prevalence of Childhood Obesity Among Low-Income Children Before and After Implementation of New York City Child Care Regulations
See how child care policies influenced childhood obesity levels in disadvantaged neighbourhoods in New York City.
Sonja Kahlmeier, Trudy M A Wijnhoven, Patrick Alpiger, Christian Schweizer, João Breda, Brian W Martin (Switzerland) - Research Article
692. National physical activity recommendations: systematic overview and analysis of the situation in European countries
Read about the nature and extent of physical activity guidelines across Europe.
Hallal P, Martins R, Ramírez A (Brazil) - Research Article
651. The Lancet Physical Activity Observatory: promoting physical activity worldwide
Read about the progress of the international Physical Activity Observatory since the 2012 Lancet Series on physical activity.
Fiona Bull, Karen Milton, Sonja Kahlmeier, Alberto Arlotti, Andrea Backovic Jurican, Olov Belander, Brian Martin, Eva Martin-Diener, Ana Marques, Jorge Mota, Tommi Vasankari, Anita Vlasveld (Australia) - Research Article
621. Turning the tide: national policy approaches to increasing physical activity in seven European countries
Learn about physical activity policy in Europe in this commentary on research which won a prize at the 5th International Physical Activity and Public Health Congress (ICPAPH) in Brazil.
Sara Zimmerman, Karen Kramer, Matthew J. Trowbridge (United States) - Research Article
611. Overcoming Legal Liability Concerns for School-Based Physical Activity Promotion
Find out how to minimise legal risks associated with school based programs such as active playground.
United Nations Development Programme (United States) - Policy Document
596. Addressing the Social Determinants of Noncommunicable Diseases
This paper from the UN Development Programme provides a typology of multisectoral action on NCDs that highlights three categories of action outside the health sector: expanding delivery platforms; NCD-speciic actions on social determinants; and NCD-sensitive actions on social determinants.